Friday, August 22, 2014
Police to be out in full force as new school year begins

Attention motorists:  local police say they will be out in full force in the vicinity of area schools with the start of the new school year on Monday, Aug. 25. According to KVVU-TV, “Police will be enforcing traffic laws in school zones and making sure people stop for pedestrians in crosswalks. Another area of concern is school parking lots.”

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Friday, August 22, 2014
School meal prices to stay the same in 2014-15

There will be no change in Clark County School District (CCSD) meal prices for the 2014-15 school year.

  • Breakfast prices:  $1.25 for elementary, $1.50 for middle school and high school
  • Lunch prices: $2 for elementary, $3.25 for middle school and high school

The Food Service website at ccsd.net/departments/food-service provides pricing information, menus, nutrition details and other important information. It also includes a link to www.myschoolbucks.com, where you can...

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Friday, August 22, 2014
Learn what to do about bullying

The Clark County School District (CCSD) is committed to providing a safe, secure and respectful learning environment for all students and employees in all district facilities and school-sponsored events. CCSD responds promptly and takes a strong stance against bullying and cyberbullying. To report a case of bullying, or to learn more about bullying, please go to ccsd.net/students/bully. If you would like to discuss bullying at your child's school, please contact your school principal or...

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Friday, August 22, 2014
CCSD prepares for increased student enrollment

According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, CCSD’s student enrollment for the start of the new school year is expected to exceed last year’s ending head count by more than 3,000 students. The R-J said, “The district began last school year with a little more than 315,000 students. Monday’s first day of class will mark enrollment growth of nearly two percent over last year.”

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
Three CCSD principals receive top honors

The Clark County School District (CCSD) congratulates three exceptional principals who were recently named Nevada's 2014 Principals of the Year by the Nevada Association of School Administrators (NASA) for their leadership in education. Harriet Treem Elementary School Principal Lee Esplin, Frank F. Garside Junior High School Principal Scarlett Perryman and former Chaparral High School Principal David Wilson will be recognized at NASA's annual Fall Conference in November at the Orleans...

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
North Las Vegas offers information on its Safekey program

North Las Vegas is among the local municipalities offering Safekey during the school year. The city’s Recreation Department describes the program as a “recreational enrichment program for children, designed to meet the needs of the working parent.” Like other Safekey programs, it corresponds with the CCSD calendar. For details, call (702) 633-1608.

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